Alabama already ships more than 10,000 tons of poultry to Cuba each month, but there are opportunities to ship even more, if the U.S. takes steps to continue clawing back at long-standing trade restrictions with the island nation.

A group of state leaders were on hand Tuesday at APM terminals to advocate for an end to the country’s trade embargo with Cuba during the official launch of Alabama’s Engage Cuba Council.

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Date Title
6/30/16 Current Record
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Harvey Araton, New York Times
6/29/16 American Airlines will offer Cuban travelers help with visas
Mimi Whitefield, Miami Herald
6/29/16 What The U.S. Could Learn From Cuba About Ending Zika
Marc Frank, Huffington Post
6/28/16 Grand Circle Cruise Line Launches Small Ship Cuba Cruise
Cuba Journal
6/28/16 In 'Historic Moment,' Cuba Opens First U.S.-Operated Hotel
6/28/16 Drought Prompts Debate on Cuba’s Irrigation Problems
Ivet González, Inter Press Service
6/28/16 After 39 days at sea, lighthouse Cubans have wet feet, judge rules
Alex Harris and David Goodhue, Miami Herald
6/27/16 America has a new envoy to Cuba: Shaquille O'Neal
Nahal Toosi, Politico
6/27/16 Cuba gives green light to MasteCard at Havana ATMs
EFE, Fox News Latino
6/27/16 Obama in Cuba: Three Months Later
Miriam Leiva, Huffington Post
6/25/16 American Airlines offers discounted inaugural fares to Cuba
Mimi Whitefield, Miami Herald
6/23/16 As Cubans rush through Texas, immigration policy questioned
Jen Fifield, In Cuba Today
6/23/16 Democratic sit-in postpones House vote on Cuba measures
Nora Gámez Torres, In Cuba Today
6/22/16 Crisis in Venezuela makes life hell for Cuban medical professionals
Mario J. Pentón, In Cuba Today
6/21/16 Cuban doctors stranded in Colombia seek alternatives to reach the U.S.
Abel Fernández, In Cuba Today
6/21/16 Russia to develop production facilities in Cuba
6/20/16 Cuban coffee to be sold in the U.S.
Alan Gomez, USA Today
6/20/16 FedEx Downsizes Cuba Ambitions in Amended Flight Request
Mike Esterl, Wall Street Journal
6/20/16 A Rush of Americans, Seeking Gold in Cuban Soil
Kim Severson, New York Times
6/19/16 What Does American Tourism Mean for Cuba
Ron Claiborne and John Bentley, ABC
6/19/16 The Harsh Reality of Trying to do Business in Cuba
Ken Fireman, Newsweek
6/16/16 Texans Enlisting With Pro-Cuba Trade Group
Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune
6/16/16 Senate panel approves lifting Cuba travel ban
Melanie Zanona, The Hill
6/16/16 Cuban TV programming to be broadcast in U.S.
Alan Gomez, USA Today
6/15/16 Far From Silicon Valley, Cuba Cultivates Startup Scene
Leani García, Americas Quarterly
6/15/16 Cuba Hopes Detente Will Finally Break Curse on Investment
Michael Wessenstein, Associated Press
6/15/16 For Cubans sent back to the island, home comes with a hard landing
Jim Wyss, In Cuba Today
6/14/16 The U.S. Awards Airlines Routes to Cuba: The Big Prize Is Still Up for Grabs
Adam Levine-Weinberg, The Motley Fool
6/14/16 Bank issues first US credit card for use in Cuba
6/13/16 US announces health collaboration with Cuba; will coordinate on diseases, R&D
Dan Mangan, CNBC
6/13/16 In rare move, Cuba buys U.S. soyoil as South American supplies tighten
Michael Hirtzer, Reuters
6/13/16 Cuba sees nickel output steady at 56,000 tonnes; low prices bite
Sarah Marsh, Reuters
6/12/16 Cuba Watch: Six Airlines To Soon Fly There From U.S.; New Survey Shows Surprising Trends
Lee Lane, Forbes
6/10/16 Are there political prisoners in Cuba?
AFP, Yahoo News
6/10/16 US fugitives say Cuba has reassured them they are safe
Michael Wessenstein, Associated Press
6/9/16 Growing Pains for Fathom Cruises to Cuba, Dominican Republic
Beth J. Harpaz, ABC News
6/9/16 Opening to Cuba is ‘irreversible,’ senior Obama aide says
Karen DeYoung, Washington Post
6/8/16 New Victory cruise line plans trips from Florida to Cuba
Arlene Satchell, Sun Sentinel
6/8/16 Speculation rises over possible swap of Cuba spy for American fugitive
Nora Gámez Torres, The Miami Herald
6/8/16 CSG Announces New Executive Director Files
Cuba Study Group
6/7/16 Panama Papers show Cuba used offshore firms to thwart embargo
Nora Gámez Torres, The Miami Herald
6/7/16 You Can’t Promote Freedom In Cuba By Denying It To Americans
Ricardo Herrero, The Huffington Post
6/6/16 Rich Nations Use Cuba Debt in Hopes of Prying Open Opportunities
6/6/16 US and Cuba in Talks to Bring Cop-Killer Back to America
6/6/16 Japan's Trading Houses Knocking on Cuba's Door Amid U.S. Opening
Stephen Stapczynski and Ichiro Suzuki, Bloomberg
6/6/16 S. Korea, Cuba Hold First Ministerial Talks
6/2/16 Study finds low brand awareness among Cubans — but they do know Adidas
Mimi Whitefield, Miami Herald